Deputy recovering after crash on I-96

COOPERSVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — An Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputy is recovering after being involved in a crash Friday night.

It happened at around 10:30 p.m. on eastbound I-96 near mile marker 14.

According to officials, the deputy was on scene of another crash when he was hit while in his patrol car.

He was transported to the hospital but has since been released. No one else was injured.

There is no word on whether or not the driver who hit the deputy will be ticketed.

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